Monthly Archives: August 2019

Video: 2016 Corbyn v Smith clip shows anti-Corbyn ‘centrists’ have learned nothing on EU debate in years — The SKWAWKBOX

Smith’s attempt to attack Corbyn’s effort in EU referendum campaign ended in embarrassment – but so-called ‘centrists’ appear to have learned no lessons A video of a debate from the Labour leadership campaign almost exactly three years ago has demonstrated … Continue reading

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Brazilian Bolsonaro destroys Amazon, cartoon

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
This cartoon by Argus in the Netherlands is about Brazilian right-wing president Bolsonaro destroying the Amazon rainforest. The caption says Logging of Amazon stimulated by Bolsonaro. https://youtu.be/zhESYHHbzsc This 23 August 2019 video is…

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Video: Johnson’s literal ‘porkie’ busted after Melton Mowbray pie boss denies export claim — The SKWAWKBOX

Johnson had claimed Melton Mowbray pies sold in Iceland and Thailand but not in US, when giving example of US trade restriction. Nope ‘Pork Pies’ – appropriate rhyming slang for ‘shambolic’ JohnsonBoris Johnson has been exposed making up a claim … Continue reading

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Independent MPs might stymie a vote of no confidence in the Tory government

Originally posted on ducksoap:
Former Tory/Lib Dem coalition minister and current Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson refused to work with Jeremy Corbyn on preventing no deal Brexit.  Her reluctance to act against a calamitous cliff-fall Brexit was a consequence of…

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Labour urges Boris Johnson not to sign trade deal that would aid Amazon destruction

https://voxpoliticalonline.com/2019/08/26/labour-urges-boris-johnson-not-to-sign-trade-deal-that-would-aid-amazon-destruction/

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Malnutrition in the UK has tripled under the Tories

https://voxpoliticalonline.com/2019/08/26/malnutrition-in-the-uk-has-tripled-under-the-tories/

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Universal Credit staff to strike this week – but not over the state of the so-called ‘benefit’

https://voxpoliticalonline.com/2019/08/26/universal-credit-staff-to-strike-this-week-but-not-over-the-state-of-the-so-called-benefit/

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Boris Johnson can’t even get his facts right about porkie pies

https://voxpoliticalonline.com/2019/08/26/boris-johnson-cant-even-get-his-facts-right-about-porkie-pies/

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The lying PM lies again: Johnson says BBC must ‘cough up’ for over-75s’ TV licences

https://voxpoliticalonline.com/2019/08/26/the-lying-pm-lies-again-johnson-says-bbc-must-cough-up-for-over-75s-tv-licences/

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A crazy day, turnabout of a Trump supporter, water cannons, a baby’s life, racial bias, pessimism in America

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